Mathematical Statistics

Stockholm University

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
13348 EUR/year
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The Master's programme in Mathematical Statistics is a two-year programme at Stockholm University aimed towards students that have a Bachelor's degree in Mathematics or Mathematical Statistics who wish to extend their knowledge in Mathematical Statistics.


The Mathematical Statistics programme from Stockholm University is an excellent preparation for doctoral studies, and also provides a solid foundation for a professional career within the private or public sector. Strong competence in Mathematical Statistics is demanded in sectors such insurance, banking and finance, pharmaceutical companies and medical research institutions.

There is a mandatory set of 22.5 credits consisting of advanced courses in probability theory, statistical inference and stochastic processes. Other courses of 67.5 credits are elective and can be used to model your own competence profile. The programme ends with a diploma work of 30 credits which leads to a Master's Degree.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Mathematical Communication
  • Computer Intensive Statistical Methods
  • Statistical Models
  • Probability theory

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree with 45 ECTS credits in Mathematics, 15 ECTS credits in Computer Science/Numerical Analysis and 60 ECTS credits in Mathematical Statistics. English B/English 6 (Swedish upper secondary school course) or equivalent.
  • Grades of academic courses and the relevance of previous studies in relation to the programme

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13348 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 26697 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.

Tuition fees only concern citizens outside the EU, EES and Switzerland

  • First instalment: 70000 SEK
  • Total course/programme fee: 280000 SEK


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Updated over a year ago

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Mathematical Statistics
Stockholm University


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